• Frederick Martin
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Francis Joseph I., Emperor of Austria, and King of Bohemia and Hungary, born August 18, 1830, the son of Archduke Francis Charles and of Archduchess Sophia, Princess of Bavaria; educated under the care of his mother, by Count Henry Bombelles, the descendant of an ancient family of French emigrants. Appointed Governor of Bohemia, April 5, 1848; took part in the battle of Santa-Lucia, near Verona, May 6, 1848; declared of age, December 1, 1848; proclaimed Emperor and King, in consequence of the abdication of his uncle, Ferdinand I., and the renunciation of his lather, Francis Charles, December 2, 1848; commanding a Russian division in the battle of Hochstrass, near Raab, Hungary, May 28, 1849; commander-in-chief of the Austrian army in the Italian campaign, 1859. Married April 24, 1854, to


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Statistical and other Books of Reference concerning Austria

1. Official Publications

  1. Tafeln zur Statistik der Oesterreichischen Monarchie, zusammengestellt von der Direction der administrativen Statistik. Polio, Vienna, 1841–06.Google Scholar
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  3. Ausweise über den auswärtigen Handel Oesterreichs im Sonnen-Jahre 1864.Google Scholar
  4. Zusammengestellt und herausgegeben von der k.k. Statistischen Central-Commission. XXIII. Jahrgang. Folio. Vienna, 1866.Google Scholar
  5. Hof- und Staatshandbuch des Kaiserthums Oesterreich. 8. Vienna, 1866.Google Scholar
  6. Reports by Sir. Fane, II. M.’s Secretary of Embassy, on the General Resources and the Commerce of Austria, dated Vienna, Dec. 31, 1862, and Feb. 16, 1863; in ‘Reports of Secretaries of Embassy,’ &c. No. VI. London, 1863.Google Scholar
  7. Reports by Mr. Fane, II. UI.’s Secretary of Embassy, on the Commerce and Agriculture of Austria, dated Vienna, Dec. 31, 1863, and May 10, 1864; in ‘Reports of Secretaries of Embassy,’ andc. No. VII. London, 1864.Google Scholar
  8. Statistical Tables relating to Foreign Countries. Part X. London, 1866.Google Scholar
  9. Treaty of Commerce between Iler Majesty and the Emperor of Austria. Signed at Vienna, Dee. 16, 1865. London, 1866.Google Scholar
  10. Tariff of Import Duties upon tho principal articles of British produce and manufactures. London, 1866.Google Scholar

2. Non-Official Publications

  1. Annuario Marittimo per l’Anno 1866, compilato dal Lloyd austriaco coll’ approvazione dell’ eccelso i. r. governo centrale marittimo. XVL Annata. 8. Trieste, 1866.Google Scholar
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